Economic Sales Tax Grant

Economic Development Assistance Program 2022

The City of Paris offers Economic Development Assistance for landowners and businesses in Paris, with a preference for those in the downtown area. Businesses whose primary operations are retail are not eligible at this time, except those located in the downtown area.

Successful applications can be awarded up to $7,000.00 as a reimbursement for improvements to buildings and real property.

The reimbursement can be up to 50% of the total project. These projects could include tuckpointing, facade improvements, signs, windows, and anything else that meaningfully improves properties.

For more information, contact City Hall at 660-327-4334. 

Applications may be obtained from City Hall at the address below or by downloading here. Applications must be returned to the below address by April 30th, 2022.

Attn: Lisa Hollingsworth, City Supt.
25804 Business Hwy 24
Paris, MO 65275